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Oklahoma Wheat: Disease, Insect Considerations to Make Before Planting This Fall

Oklahoma Wheat: Disease, Insect Considerations to Make Before Planting This Fall

👤By Bob Hunger and Tom Royer, Oklahoma State University Extension Specialists 🕔Aug 18, 2017

Planting date Much of the winter wheat in Oklahoma is sown with the intent of being used as a dual-purpose crop. In such a system, wheat is grazed by cattle from late fall through late winter/early spring and then harvested

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Kansas: Don’t Forget to Control Your Volunteer Wheat!

Kansas: Don’t Forget to Control Your Volunteer Wheat!

👤By Sandra Wick, Kansas State University Crop Production Agent 🕔Aug 9, 2017

Producers are gearing up to plant their 2018 wheat crop around north central Kansas! Producers really don’t like the mention of volunteer wheat, but you can always count on it rearing its ugly head. Volunteer wheat is a fact of

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Oklahoma Wheat: Crop Ranges from Full Kernel to Medium Dough, Rust Still Active

👤By Bob Hunger, Oklahoma State University 🕔May 15, 2017

This past week and today, I traveled and looked at wheat in central OK near Kingfisher (35 miles northwest of OKC) and near El Reno (20 miles west of OKC) as well in north-central/northwestern OK near Lahoma (15 miles west

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Oklahoma Wheat: Timely Fungicide Applications Make a Difference

Oklahoma Wheat: Timely Fungicide Applications Make a Difference

👤By Bob Hunger, Oklahoma State University 🕔May 8, 2017

Nearly all of the wheat I saw this past week was along a line for about 100 miles west of Stillwater. Wheat around Stillwater is at the milk to soft dough stage. Wheat west of Stillwater ranged from full kernel to full

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Oklahoma Wheat: Leaf Rust Still Active as Crop Moves into Soft Dough

Oklahoma Wheat: Leaf Rust Still Active as Crop Moves into Soft Dough

👤By Bob Hunger, Oklahoma State University 🕔May 2, 2017

The last three days of last week were spent in southwestern (Altus), central OK (Apache & Chickasha) as well as here around Stillwater. Wheat I saw at those locations ranged mostly from milk to soft dough, with some even approaching medium

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Louisiana Wheat: Acreage Affected by Diseases, Weather

Louisiana Wheat: Acreage Affected by Diseases, Weather

👤By Karol Osborne, LSU AgCenter 🕔Apr 25, 2017

Poor prices, weather and diseases have caused Louisiana wheat production to drop to 16,000 acres, LSU AgCenter experts said at a field day held April 19 at the Macon Ridge Research Station. Statewide wheat acreage was about 150,000 just three

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Oklahoma Wheat: Rust Is Present but Not Plentiful

Oklahoma Wheat: Rust Is Present but Not Plentiful

👤By Bob Hunger, Oklahoma State University 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Wheat around Stillwater varies but appears to be in various stages of grain formation. Based on talking to a number of producers across northern Oklahoma, wheat heads have fully emerged but have not yet flowered or just beginning to flower. Of

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Oklahoma Wheat: Powdery Mildew, Rust, and Barley Yellow Dwarf, with Some Streak Mosaic

Oklahoma Wheat: Powdery Mildew, Rust, and Barley Yellow Dwarf, with Some Streak Mosaic

👤By Bob Hunger, Oklahoma State University 🕔Apr 14, 2017

As expected, over the last week the disease situation has change significantly. Wheat around Stillwater is mostly nearing complete heading to starting of flowering (Feekes’ GS 10.1 to 10.5.1). In Jackson County (far southwestern Oklahoma), Gary Strickland (Extn Educator; Jackson

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Tennessee Wheat: Managing Aphids, Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus

Tennessee Wheat: Managing Aphids, Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 12, 2017

A new publication, Management of Aphids and Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus in Tennessee Wheat, is now available on line. This publication will provide some timely information for managing aphids during the next 30-45 days.

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Delaware Wheat: Fall Management of Aphids, Weeds

Delaware Wheat: Fall Management of Aphids, Weeds

👤From University of Delaware Extension 🕔Sep 28, 2016

This was the final season of our Small Grain IPM project addressing the following two objectives: (1) aphid and barley yellow dwarf virus (BYD) management and (2) weed management of newly emerging weeds and resistance management. Yearly summaries of our

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